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Buzzing Saturday night

This is a great place to get a feel as to how the locals let their hair down on a Saturday night... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Lewes, United Kingdom
True Alaskan entertainment

Stayed in Talkeetna for two nights and went to Fairview Inn for a drink and entertainment. Drinks... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Sonya C
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101 Main St, Talkeetna, AK 99676
+1 907-733-2423
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Reviewed yesterday

We lived there in 1969-1970. Harry Kapron and spouse ran the place back then with loving care. They let us boys stay up there without charge as we were working to earn university wages. We helped where we could. I remember in particular the time...More

Thank Arvo K
Reviewed 25 September 2018

After spending time out in the wilderness fishing, hiking or just enjoying the nature, Fairview Inn is the place where to relax and meet other people while enjoying a cold drink. Fairview Inn offers a great atmosphere in an old "Western" style bar and a...More

Thank tomfinland2017
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This is a great place to get a feel as to how the locals let their hair down on a Saturday night. There was a local band fronted by a mature lady by the name of Lulu Small - what a character. She was a...More

Thank alannsarah
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This is the central place but a walk around the few blocks is an experience. At the end of teh road you have a rushing river with over 1,300,000 gallons going by per minute.

Thank El1Lobo
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We loved this place! The first time we went, my husband remarked that it reminded him of his college fraternity house. We sat at the bar and talked with some of the locals - great folks. My husband asked about the bell hanging in the...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Popped in here on a Thursday afternoon. It was a combination of lsome local people and definitely tourists. The bartender was quite sassy and even commented about some tourist coming in to take a picture and not buying a drink. How dare them! Had a...More

Thank tlynnc2014
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Shake it up after a few nights in the “woods”. Mostly local (don’t wear any REI gear especially a head lamp) and very friendly. Bar was well provisioned. Had some great local bands playing at high decibels. Grab a local beer in a mason jars...More

Thank mailo17
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Stayed in Talkeetna for two nights and went to Fairview Inn for a drink and entertainment. Drinks were reasonably priced and the entertainment was a hillbilly band. They were very good and the place was packed with people. As it got later, it was difficult...More

Thank Sonya C
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

I was told that this was a must- do in Talkeetna and I must stay for a Wednesday late afternoon, it did a good enough job. I’m sure when it’s busy, it could be a great night out. Especially when there’s bands on.

Thank Katie E
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We were in Talkeetna overnight, decided to drop in for a visit and drinks We had an absolute great afternoon, met people, joined in with the regulars, our bartender was very good If your there, drop in and say hi, you"ll enjoy it

Thank trudie626
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10 July 2017|
Response from jillhdgirl | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on that. I am no longer in Alaska. Good luck!